17 Jan Remy’s House of the Week – 247 Old Long Ridge Road
247 Old Long Ridge Road
Stamford, CT 06903
History buffs take note! This restored log bungalow is the opportunity of a lifetime. Located in the Long Ridge Village Historic District in North Stamford on 2+ acre with water frontage on Saw Mill Pond, “Orient Lodge” includes a 4,000 square foot main house and 2,000 square foot cottage, with a total of 5 bedrooms, 5 baths, 3 stone fireplaces and many of the marvelous details characteristic of the Arts & Crafts movement of the early 1900s. The stone and timber main house features a great room with 25’ beamed ceilings and exposed log walls, a huge covered porch, intricately carved wood details, and leaded glass windows. The separate cottage, believed to be the original saw mill dating back to 1825, features a charming apartment above a 2-car garage and stables underneath. The grounds offer beautiful plantings, a lovely secluded terrace, stone walls and paths, gardens, and stunning views. This unique home is perfect for comfortable living and entertaining, or as a weekend retreat. The cottage can be rented, used for staff housing or as a home office or studio. If you love historic houses and antiques, “Orient Lodge” has all the charm of the past with the comforts of the present.
Current List Price $1,499,000 (1/19/19)
Original List Price $1,950,000 (3/26/18)
Bedrooms – 5
Bathrooms – 5 Full
Fireplaces – 3
Year Built – 1904
Square Feet – 6,000
Acres – 2.26
Taxes – 16,499
Photography courtesy of Listing Brokers – Suzette Kraus & Joy Kim Metalios of The Metalios Group.
With over 50 combined years of real estate and sales experience, The Metalios Group is a formidable team of local Greenwich real estate agents who are available to help you with any of your property needs.
The Metalios Group
(of William Raveis Real Estate)
189 Sound Beach Avenue
Old Greenwich, CT 06870
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